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A lifeline for workers who face hardship between paychecks

Aug. 6, 2018 6:49 AM EDT

Luis Vazquez and his girlfriend were down to their last $50 after she got sick and had to miss work for a month. He already paid his rent and bills for the month, but without her income the couple couldn't cover groceries and other essentials. His next paycheck was more than a week away. Faced with a similar cash...

Visits slip, but higher prices help lift McDonald's US sales

Jul. 26, 2018 12:37 PM EDT

OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — Higher prices are helping McDonald's ring up more sales in the U.S., even though people are visiting less often. McDonald's said Thursday that customers spent more on average per visit during the second quarter, partly because people also added more extras onto their orders. Still,...